Trinidad Scorpion, Yellow Hot Pepper
95 days. Yellow to orange fruit often bears the infamous scorpion “tail”. A natural variant of the classic Trinidad Scorpion but with considerably less heat. Fruit is pleasantly citrusy, but still plenty hot. More productive than other Scorpion types.
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 7-10 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 70-95 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/4"
- Plant Spacing: 14-18"
- Frost Hardy: No
- Capsicum chinense
Growing Tips: Start indoors in bright light 8-12 weeks before last frost date. Heat mat helps to warm soil and speed germination. Peppers often appreciate a bit of afternoon shade during the hottest summer weather.